Fibro-osseous lesions of the jaws.

  title={Fibro-osseous lesions of the jaws.},
  author={Chris Waldron},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  volume={51 8},
  • Chris Waldron
  • Published 1993 in
    Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery…
In the first volume of the Journal of Oral Surgery, Dr G. Victor Boyko presented a case of osteofibroma of the mandible associated with leontiasis ossea of the skull (Boyko GV: J Oral Surg 1:100, 1943). The patient was a 32-year-old white woman who had complaints of right mandibular enlargement and a prominence of the right frontal and temporal areas of uncertain duration in August 1939. Mandibular radiographs showed an area of reduced radiodensity. Skull films showed a marked increase in… CONTINUE READING